START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.

Society & Culture

The School To Prison Pipeline   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Prison Industrial Complex, Chris Hedges, Walter Fortson, Boris Franklin )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Another program by Chris Hedges discusses the school to prison pipeline with two former prisoners Walter Fortson and Boris Franklin who admit with the way the system is set up they are the exception rather than the rule of making it after release.
Mylan EpiPen Manufacturer Hit By Investor Panic!
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, abuse, politics, safety, society, health )

Mitchell
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Some large number of Mylan investors have left the possibly sinking, at least leaking, ship. The maneuvers that its CEO pulled could have put this story into Politics, as well.
Cellphones Raise Kids Risk at Crossings, Study Finds
Society & Culture  (tags: cell phones, street-crossing, children, Ben-Gurion University, Israel )

David
- 15 hours ago - timesofisrael.com
Ben-Gurion University researchers say calls impact everyoneâEUR(TM)s street-crossing behavior, but children are more affected. The study was published recently in the journal Safety Science.
Why Can't Our Economy Promote Equality and Shared Prosperity?
Society & Culture  (tags: Wall Street, economy, jobs, economic injustice, income disparity, wealth inequality, activism, campaigns, reform )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Instead of griping about the greedheads of Wall Street and the rip-off financial system they've hung around our necks, why don't we "Take On Wall Street"?
A U.S. Government Hooked on, Obsessed With, Perpetual War
Society & Culture  (tags: government, world, war )

Rob
- 1 day ago - nationofchange.org
America continues to pour massive amounts of the countrys wealth into building and maintaining a vast military empire.
The Twilight of Fox News
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, media, entertainment news )

Rob
- 7 hours ago - theatlantic.com
As pay TV slowly declines, cable news faces a demographic cliff. And nobody has further to fall than the merchant of right-wing outrage.
Arkansas Judge Jails Cancer Patient Over Unpaid BillsâEUR"That's Just the Start
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, corruption, law, politics, society )

Cheryl A.
- 1 hour ago - dailykos.com
"Between the time of his charges and his latest jailing, Robertson had been sentenced to a stretch in jail over outstanding fines. Sherwood police officers came to his door, demanding money and threatening arrest." Peace.
Huma AbedinâEUR(TM)s Mom Linked to Shocking Anti-Women Book
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, education, environment, ethics, family, government, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world, sharia law )

Frank
- 4 hours ago - nypost.com
This happened despite ­evidence at the time that Saleha M. Abedin had explored the religious merits of sexual submissiveness, child marriage, lashings and stonings for adulterous women, and even the ­circumcision of girls.
Hungover Customer Brings Heaps of Business to Struggling Alberta Fish and Chip Shop
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Interest, facebook, social media, Good Samaritan, community, social cohesion, ethics, culture, GoodNews, goodnews, interesting )

Steven L
- 7 hours ago - cbc.ca
Up until a few days ago, business was absolutely terrible at John McMillan s little fish and chips shop in Lethbridge, Alta.
Justice for Unarmed Deaf Man Gunned Down By Police
Society & Culture  (tags: death, disabled, deaf, murder, police shooting )

Beth
- 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
North Carolina State Highway Patrol claims that deaf man, Daniel Kevin Harris, failed the pull over when signaled. Harris tried to communicate using sign language. Witnesses say the officer fired his gun immediately after exiting his police car.
Making Whole-Child Education the Norm
Society & Culture  (tags: whole-child education )

Michael
- 2 hours ago - epi.org
How research and policy initiatives can make social and emotional skills a focal point of childrenâEUR(TM)s education
Rape Victim Thrown in Jail After Breaking Down in Court
Society & Culture  (tags: corruption, law, police, Rape victim, Corrupt Judges )

Cheryl A.
- 54 minutes ago - dailykos.com
"ItâEUR(TM)s one of those stories that sounds and feels surreal, yet it happened. JennyâEUR(TM)s attorney filed a lawsuit against the Harris County sheriff, the jail guard who allegedly hit Jenny while in jail, and the prosecutor who requested she be jailed. .peace
Punishing the Poor: Welfare Reform and Its Democratic Apologists
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, family, society, women, government )

Cheryl A.
- 10 minutes ago - commondreams.org
"Having campaigned on a promise to "end welfare as we know it," Bill Clinton, the darling of the Democratic Leadership Council, signed the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act into law in 1996." Peace.
   

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Top Story Analysts in Society & Culture

1. Mary T.   8 notes,
  38% popular

2. Anna P.   9 notes,
  33% popular

3. Ljiljana Milic   6 notes,
  33% popular

4. Birgitta S.   7 notes,
  29% popular

5. Mandi T.   8 notes,
  25% popular

6. Terrie Williams   8 notes,
  25% popular

7. Ed Site Issues V.   15 notes,
  20% popular

8. Lone F.   5 notes,
  20% popular

9. Joanne p.   5 notes,
  20% popular

10. David C.   5 notes,
  20% popular

more top analysts »

What makes a top story analyst?
A top analyst is someone who discovers the popular stories in Newly Submitted before they become popular—before they are promoted to the front page.

news analysts tip

New: Video on C2NN!
The little green camera ( ) means the story has video. Seen a compelling video? Share it with the Care2 News Network.
what's your opinion? comment!
Top commenters this week Comments
Nyack Clancy 1582
Animae C. 1251
natasha salgado 546
Dawn W. 330
Ed Site Issues V. 274

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!





 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.